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Imaging RVN/Tech

Exciting new opportunity to join our Imaging team here at REH.

The role would involve acquiring high quality images in the modality of Scintigraphy, MRI and Standing Distal limb CT.

The right applicant would be joining our fantastic existing team of four qualified RVNs with over 28yrs of combined experience in the field of Equine Diagnostic Imaging. Our imaging caseload is overseen by our in-house RCVS & European specialist in Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging.

Required skills/attributes:

  • The ability to work alone and as a team.
  • Confident handling horses of all types.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent time management, the ability to organise your tasks for the day.
  • Although this role is mainly Imaging based, the ability to assist in other areas of nursing in
    the hospital would be required.
  • Some experience of Equine Diagnostic Imaging would be ideal.
  • Qualified REVN/RVN or previous experience as an imaging Technician.

There may also be an on-call requirement for this position. One weekend in eight weeks and one midweek evening once every two weeks. You are not required to stay onsite for on call but would need to be within 15-20mins of the Hospital.

Ambulatory Veterinary Surgeon
Rainbow Equine Hospital
Malton, North Yorkshire

Ambulatory Veterinary Surgeon position available at Rainbow Equine Hospital, Old Malton, North Yorkshire. The successful candidate will be part of a current team of 6 vets serving clients of all disciplines and abilities in Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire.

Access to the usual mobile digital imaging modalities, shockwave, portable endoscopy and gastroscopy is available and encouraged. You also have full access to and the back up of a fully equipped and staffed equine hospital with American and European boarded surgeons & medicine specialists.

The successful candidate must be a team player but able to work on own initiative. Some experience and an interest in equine reproductive work would be advantageous.

If interested, please feel free to contact Brian Reed BVMS CertEP MRCVS (brian@rainbowequinehospital.co.uk) for further information or to make a formal application, contact should be made in the first instance to lorraine@rainbowequinehospital.co.uk

Veterinary Internship Program

Rainbow Equine Hospital offers an 18month internship program. There are four interns who live on site 365 days a year. The internship program is open to all new and recently graduated veterinary applicants but in the first instance we would encourage any prospective applicants to visit the hospital as part of our externship program prior to applying.
Our internship program has served as the pathway for progression into first opinion equine ambulatory practice, specialist racehorse practice at home and abroad, as well as residencies in equine surgery, diagnostic imaging and internal medicine specialities. We encourage and expect all our interns to complete and publish a first author research paper or case report and provide them with ample resources and mentoring throughout their time to do so.

Position Available

INTERNSHIP: 18 month internship position to start 20th July 2022 Rainbow Equine Hospital. Open to all with English written and speaking as a first language including new graduates with equine experience. The successful applicant will undergo a rotating discipline internship as part of a four person internship team. The disciplines are anaesthesia, lameness and poor performance, intensive care and elective hospital cases. The internship is a robust and practical internship in which you are working as part of a busy team seeing in emergencies, maintaining client communication for hospitalised patients, as well as ensuring a high standard of care for hospital patients.  To be able to work as part of a team is essential.
Please apply to Lorraine@rainbowequinehospital.co.uk with the names of two current veterinary related referees. Applications close end of April 2022.